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    Travel: Barinaga Ranch Tour

    Since the beginning of the year, I’ve received a monthly shipment of a couple pounds of sheep’s milk cheese. This cheese comes from Barinaga Ranch, which is just an hour and a half north of San Francisco (actually in the same town as our last stop on this trip). Saturday, June1, the hubs and I got to tour the ranch. (You can, too, by the way. Just go here.) The ranch overlooks Tamales Bay and is on 800 (!!) acres, though not all of the acreage is needed for the sheep and creamery. The ranch owner, Marcia, and her husband also built their home on the property and they lease…